50GW! Shuangliang Starts Monocrystalline Silicon Material Project

PVTIME – A groundbreaking ceremony was hold by Shuangliang Eco-Energy Systems Co., Ltd. (600481.SH), a leading manufacturer of solar PV production equipment in China, for the start of construction of the third phase of its mono-crystalline silicon material production project in Baotou City, Inner Mongolia, China.

The PIII is planned to reach an annual production capacity of 50GW of monocrystalline silicon material for large-scale PV solar products, with a total investment of 10.5 billion yuan. It is initiated by Shuangliang Baotou Company and will be completed within two years. It will include a new workshop, 220KV substation, argon recovery station, sewage station and other supporting facilities. It is expected to create more than 5,000 jobs and to have an estimated annual output value of 26.08 billion yuan after completion.

The first phase of the Shuangliang project was launched in May and has reached mass production in October 2021. The second phase of the project started construction in April 2022 and has been fully completed and put into operation. Currently, the projects invested by Shuangliang in Baotou City, including 40GW of monocrystalline silicon, 20GW of solar modules and 80GW of monocrystalline silicon materials, have been put into production.